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« Reply #10 on: May 25, 2007 03:39:42 PM »

i got my package last night, but i'd been flying and my ears were in a horrible mood, so i went straight to bed. i opened it today, and i shouldn't have waited, stuff this great would have made me feel fine.

i got two throw pillow pillowcases. now, i don't sew, but looking at it, i'm positive the pattern was difficult as hell to make. its all gentle waves, in different colours. and they have zippers. they're great.

i also got a bed sized pillowcase. my smartass father said he'd need sunglasses to wash it. translating, this means it's colourful and utterly awesome! flamingos own the world.

and a jewellry set. oh, the necklace is the nicest peice of jewellry i've gotten from a swap. that's not to say that other people don't make nice stuff, but this. IS. SO. MY. STYLE. pretty bright colours, and a huge focal peice. exactlly what i look for when i buy necklaces.

unfortunately, i still fail at owning a camera. so hopefully scotskipper took pictures before she mailed off. THANKS SO MUCH!
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« Reply #11 on: May 29, 2007 03:47:57 PM »

Well, my partner recieved a couple of weeks ago, but hasn't had a chance to post pics yet. So I hope she doesn't mind if I post a few. I don't have a group shot of what I sent, so I have to post a bunch of pics...

She is a Dragon, so...

A set of dragon note cards (the paper is black but it doesn't look too black in the pic!):



A lined zipper pouch with characters for dragon and a dragon image:


A small drawstring pouch with a dragon on it:


Inside the pouch, I put a pair of earrings and a necklace that I made with cool dragon charms and a very neat dragon pendant:



I also made a some felt fortune cookies and a bookmark out of ribbon and some charms. I sent along a pair of paper lanterns and a "Make Your Own Dragon" kit (with dragons I found here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=167580.0).

I had a blast putting this all together!
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